Jimmie Rodgers- 9/8/1897- 5/26/1933- aka, "The Singing Brakeman". Considered by many to be the grandfather of country music.
Roy Acuff (1903 - 1992)Country Music Singer. A native of Maynardsville, Tennessee, he sold more records in the 1930s and 1940s than any country music star.Inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame in 1962
The Sons of the Pioneers in the classic Roy Rogers movies, Utah, with Gabby Hayes. Left to right: Karl Farr, Tim Spencer, Hugh Farr, Ken Carson, Roy Rogers, Bob Nolan and Gabby Hayes.
Ricky Nelson photographed for LIFE Magazine, 1958
Decca "If you like your music REAL COUNTRY STYLE!"
Early Carson Robison - I'm An Old Cowhand (From The Rio Grande) - (1936).